Adult Family Care
Person-Centered Support in a Family Environment
Seven Hills is the premier coordinator of Adult Family Care (AFC) in Massachusetts, managing over 500 caregiver arrangements. Adult Family Care supports adults with disabilities and seniors who are unable to live alone independently in the community. Participants may live with caregivers who are family members or non-relatives. Person-centered support is provided by a team of professionals, coordinated through Case Managers and Registered Nurses during home visits, specialized trainings, and 24-hour supports.
Who is eligible for Adult Family Care in Massachusetts?
- Adults who are unable to live alone because of a medical, physical, cognitive, or mental disability
- Adults who require daily assistance with one or more activities of daily living (ADLs)
- Adults who are eligible for MassHealth
Who can be an Adult Family Care Caregiver?
- Caregivers must be able to devote appropriate time necessary to provide needed personal care to the participant to ensure safety and well-being at all times.
- The caregiver can be a family member (with the exception of the individual's legal guardian or spouse) or non-family member who has time in their lives and room in their home and is willing to provide assistance and supervision.
- Caregivers must be thoroughly screened and complete an application process.
If you are currently caring for a family member with a disability, you may qualify for this program. If you are looking for the opportunity to provide care in your home or live-in care with an adult with a disability or senior, call today to begin the screening process!